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The Future of Capitalism

How Iran Is Using Currency Reforms to Withstand Trump 




Capitalism creates prosperity. By channeling energies into production and innovation, it has enabled billions of ordinary people to live better than the royalty of old. But capitalism puts power into the hands of owners, including hard-to-love billionaires and multinational corporations. It’s blamed for widening the gap between rich and poor. Many people equate it with cronyism and the capture of government by special interests. One camp says the solution is to clean up capitalism: End subsidies



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Most American teens are frightened by climate change and about 1 in 4 are taking action, poll finds

Most American teens are frightened by climate change and about




“It’s like a dystopian novel: To grow up seeing the world fall apart around you, and knowing it’s going to be the fight of your lives to make people stop it,” said 16-year-old Madeline Graham.



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Author : By Sarah Kaplan and Emily Guskin

Publish date : 2019-09-16 12:00:00

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Angry birds: Overprotective magpies pose springtime menace in Australia

Angry birds: Overprotective magpies pose springtime menace in Australia




Attacks on pedestrians and cyclists have occurred as breeding season reaches full swing, resulting in one death and about 200 injuries so far.



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Publish date : 2019-09-16 10:55:52

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Pakistan arrests 3 over attack on temple, Hindu homes

How Iran Is Using Currency Reforms to Withstand Trump 



Pakistani police arrest 3 after angry Muslim mob ransacks Hindu temple, attacks school, several homes over the weekend



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Publish date : 2019-09-16 09:21:14

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Eric Trump’s Four-Pinocchio claim that the Obamacare website cost more than Trump’s border barrier

Eric Trump’s Four-Pinocchio claim that the Obamacare website cost more




The president’s son also claimed he was quoting the actor Tim Allen, but that’s wrong, too.



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Publish date : 2019-09-16 07:00:18

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The long and short of a Maryland school’s dress code sparks protest

The long and short of a Maryland school’s dress code




Some students and parents say the Einstein High guidelines unfairly target girls.



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Publish date : 2019-09-16 00:04:00

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Football Top 20: Gonzaga remains No. 1 after win over rival Georgetown Prep

Football Top 20: Gonzaga remains No. 1 after win over




St. John’s and Good Counsel fall as the WCAC’s rigorous non-conference schedule continues.



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Publish date : 2019-09-16 16:04:22

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Ric Ocasek, frontman for the Cars, dies at 75

Ric Ocasek, frontman for the Cars, dies at 75



The authorities, who responded to a 911 call, said there was no sign of foul play.



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In GALA’s ‘Life Is a Dream,’ freewheeling ideas but stiff storytelling

In GALA’s ‘Life Is a Dream,’ freewheeling ideas but stiff




Soraya Padrao is a cast standout in her role as Rosaura.



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Author : Celia Wren

Publish date : 2019-09-15 19:44:11

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